Hedge Fund Indexes Grow Up
Mirroring the growth of the hedge fund industry, hedge fund indexing has taken off in recent years, driven by investor demand for transparent benchmarks and...
Tremont: Q2 Inflows Fall to '01 Levels
The second quarter of 2005 saw the hedge fund industry recording its smallest net quarterly inflow of investor assets since the fourth quarter of 2001, according to research compiled by Tremont Capital Management Inc. All told, US$11.6 billion in assets were invested in hedge funds in the quarter, compared to...
HFR Says Industry Assets Topped US$1 Trillion in Q1
It seemed like it was just a matter of time, and now that time apparently has come.
Hedge Fund Assets Top $1 Trillion
First quarter '05 sets new milestone
Asset Flows Slowed in Fourth Quarter: TASS
RYE, N.Y. (HedgeWorld.com)--Hedge fund investing slowed down toward the end of 2004, but the industry still managed to absorb a record US$123 billion in net inflows, according to research from Tremont Capital Management Inc.'s* TASS Research division. The fourth quarter saw the lowest net asset flow number TASS recorded all...
Hedge Fund Industry Poised to Pass US$1 Trillion in '05: HFR
CHICAGO (HedgeWorld.com)--Buoyed by the biggest single-quarter asset expansion Hedge Fund Research Inc. has ever recorded, the size of the hedge fund industry grew to US$972.6 billion in 2004, and should easily surpass the US$1 trillion mark this year, according to HFR's year-end analysis. The massive fourth-quarter asset gain--which included US$52...
HFR Finds Improved Performance and Asset Flow in Q3
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--Net inflow to hedge funds was almost US$17 billion in the third quarter, bringing industry total assets up to US$890 billion, according to Hedge Fund Research Inc. in Chicago. The figure compares favorably with the US$7.5 billion inflow HFR reported for the second quarter of this year. ...
DrKW Introduces Certificate Linked to Hedge Fund Index
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)-- Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, the London-based investment bank that is part of Germany's Dresdner Bank AG, will offer for the U.K. market a covered warrant based on a hedge fund index, starting Oct. 27, 2004. The underlying asset of this three-year tracker certificate is the HFRX Global Index,...
Hedge Fund Inflows Set Another Record
RYE, N.Y. (HedgeWorld.com)--Hedge fund inflows set another record in the second quarter, the fifth time in a row quarterly inflows have topped the previous reporting period. Hedge funds added US$43.3 billion in assets between April 1 and June 30, according to TASS Research,* besting the previous record of US$38.2 billion...
HFR Europe and Calyon to Offer Structured Products
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--The European offshoot of Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research Inc. signed a license agreement with Calyon to offer structured products based on HFR investable...